Battlefield Tours - Tour Operator in South Africa

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Battlefield Tours with Touch Africa Safaris

We have a standard battlefield tour available. You are welcome to enquire about any modifications or combinations that may be of interest to you.

Pivotal Battles of South Africa Tour:
Blood River (Voortrekkers 1838)
Isandlwana (Anglo-Zulu War 1879)
Rorke's Drift (Anglo-Zulu War 1879)
Majuba (1st Boer War 1880 -1881)
Ladysmith (2nd Boer War 1899 -1902)
Spioenkop (2nd Boer War 1899 -1902)
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Pivotal Battles Tour


Day 1 Pick up in Johannesburg / Pretoria area. Depart early and drive over the central plateau region to arrive at Majuba mid-morning. A short climb to the top of the hill give a great panorama of the battlefield. A short stop in the little town of Utrecht for lunch and then continue to the Blood River / Ncome site. Afternoon exploring the site and visiting the two museums there. Overnight in Dundee.
Day 2 After breakfast we first visit Isandlwana for the morning. The afternoon is spent exploring the site of Rorke's Drift. Overnight Fugitive's Drift Lodge.
Day 3 In the morning we first take a walk to Fugitive's Drift - the site where Melville and Goghill were killed. Late in the morning we move on to Ladysmith via Elandslaagte. The afternoon is spent at the "Siege Museum" and if time permits we can explore the town. Overnight Ladysmith.
Day 4 The tour explores the sites of Colenso, Vaalkrans and Spioenkop. Overnight at a lodge in the Spioenkop area
Day 5 The tour returns to Johannesburg via the Oliviershoek Pass to arrive in the mid-afternoon.


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South African Battlefield Tours with Touch Africa Safaris
Tour Operator in South Africa